Re: license questions.
Auke Jilderda <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Ok, but is this about copyright law? AFAIK, the source code is
> automatically copyrighted to the author but that is something different
> than the actual license under which the software is distributed.
The GPL aggresively covers whatever derived works *can* be covered
under copyright law. The GPL cannot cover something *not* affected by
copyright law, because it's only force is to grant you an execption to
the normal rule that you can't copy such things at all.